Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas


  • Teaching Gallery: Ecocritical Art History
  • 14-May-2013 - 09-Jun-2013
  • Gallery 319, Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas

These works from the permanent collection of the Spencer Museum of Art have been selected to complement a pre-conference seminar organized by Professor Alan Braddock at the College of William & Mary concerning the emerging study of ecocriticism in the field of art history. Research topics of particular interest include natural history illustration, 19th-century photographic depictions of fog, Robert Adams photographs, representations of glaciers, and issues related to ecocritical assessments of contemporary art.